First Corinthians

Author(s): Pheme Perkins
Genre: Religion
Original Publish Date: Apr 01, 2012
Product Number: EB00005091
Released: Apr 01, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781441240293
Publisher: Baker Academic
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In this addition to the well-received Paideia series, a respected New Testament scholar examines cultural context and theological meaning in First Corinthians. Paideia commentaries explore how New Testament texts form Christian readers by attending to the ancient narrative and rhetorical strategies the text employs showing how the text shapes theological convictions and moral habits commenting on the final, canonical form of each New Testament book focusing on the cultural, literary, and theological settings of the text making judicious use of maps, photos, and sidebars in a reader-friendly format Students, pastors, and other readers will appreciate the historical, literary, and theological insight Pheme Perkins offers in interpreting First Corinthians.